Log In

Mohammad Karamouz Edit Profile

Civil engineering educator

Mohammad Karamouz, Iranian civil engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, New York. Grantee National Science Foundation, 1989-1991.

Background

Karamouz, Mohammad was born on July 16, 1954 in Kerman, Iran. Came to the United States, 1977. Son of Hosein Karamouz and Talat Karbakhsh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Shiraz University, 1977. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, George Washington University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1983.

Career

Field director, Zarinpay Construction, Shiraz, Iran, 1975-1977;project manager, K-H Construction, Arak, Iran, 1977;research associate, instructor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1979-1983;assistant professor, Polytechnic U., Brooklyn, 1983-1988;associate professor, chairman сivil engineering department, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1988-1991;professor, interim dean engineering, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1991-1993;professor Graduate Center Planning and Environment, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1993. Chairman, Board Of Directors Arch Cons. Engineers, Rego Park, New York.

Chairman technical program WRPMD, Water Forum '92, Baltimore, 1992.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author water resources bulletin Deterministic and Stochastic Operation, 1988, Water Resources Research, A Baysian Stochastic Optimization of Reservoir Operation Using Uncertain Forecast, 1992, American Society of Civil Engineers Journal Water Resources Planning and Management (WRPM), Optimization and Stilulation of Multiple Reservoir Systems, 1992, Demand Driven Operation of Reservoirs, 1993. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers (editor publication 1986, 92, associate editor water resources and planning management division, chairman water resources system committee 1990-1992), American Water Resources Association, American Geophysical Union, Operations Research Society of America, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi, Chi Epsilon, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Mahbubeh Mozaffari, July 21, 1977. Children: Mehrdad, Sahar, Saba.

father:
Hosein Karamouz

mother:
Talat Karbakhsh

spouse:
Mahbubeh Mozaffari

children:
Mehrdad Karamouz

Sahar Karamouz

Saba Karamouz